THE BORDER COLLIE IN AUSTRALASIA (Includes Addendum, and Errata Leaflet and Slip)

By: Vidler, Peidje

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220pp., unpaginated colour-plate section, plus numerous b/white halftone plates (including frontispiece), line-drawings and pedigree trees, throughout. Book clean. Bright gilt title over firm but lightly bumped spine. Plain, original blue cloth boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Note: Inserted loose - a four-page A5 addendum leaflet with affixed errata slip both in near fine condition. Colour, photographically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, creased and rippled, tape ghosting on verso, plus noticeable colour-fade on spine (title unaffected). Liberally illustrated, this book by Peidje Vidler (1920-2007) is the complete, definitive reference for every border collie owner - new or old . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Introduction, Part 1/ A History of the Border Collie in Australia and New Zealand (11 chapters). Part 2/ Training and Maintenance (7 chapters). Addendum (bound in). Pedigrees. Bibliography. Book weight approx. 695g.

Title: THE BORDER COLLIE IN AUSTRALASIA (Includes Addendum, and Errata Leaflet and Slip)

Author Name: Vidler, Peidje

Categories: Animals/Reptiles/Birds/Insects, Australiana,

Edition: Revised Edition

Publisher: Kellyville, New South Wales, Australia, Gotrah Enterprises: 1986

ISBN Number: 0949386006

ISBN Number 13: 9780949386007

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013413

Keywords: Animals, Dogs, Australia, Working Dogs, Sheepdogs, Border Collie (Australia), History, Reference Books, Vidler, Peidje, 1920-2007